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Danielle Harmer

Chief People Officer

Danny is our Chief People Officer and is responsible for the people and culture that make Metro Bank a fantastic place to work. It is her unrelenting focus on our people, their brilliant development and putting the customer at the heart of everything we do which turns our customers in to FANS and enables us to surprise and delight in every interaction.  

Having held a variety of banking roles across business leadership and HR, Danny brought a wealth of experience, energy and a huge dollop of zest to Metro Bank when she joined in 2012. Danny previously worked at Halifax, HBOS, Lloyds Banking Group and Barclays – with jobs ranging from New Business Manager and Regional Director to Director of HR Operations and HR Director – she is a master at making sure Metro Bank’s culture and people are the best in the industry.

She holds a degree in Economics and Business Economics from the University of Southampton is a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD and a founding Court Member of the Guild of HR Professionals.

Danny is married to George, and weekends are mainly spent taking their three children to a variety of sporting and social events.